Moonriver Mountain Retreat
- Capacity: 14 people
Check-in: 14:00 to 20:00
- Address: The farm Kaalfontein, Vaalwater, 0530, Limpopo
- All ages welcome
- From R890 per night (sleeps 2)
Moonriver Mountain Retreat is nestled on the edge of a secluded Valley, in the heart of the Waterberg Plateau of Limpopo, South Africa situated on a private game farm and 3 hours drive from Pretoria. Moonriver is a self-service/catering establishment with three spacious Chalets and a three bedroom House. It is remote and serene. It’s nature, wildness and wildlife will leave an indelible imprint on any visitor who loves nature. It is also a save haven for many plant and animal species of which some are endemic to the Waterberg, others red listed and even a newly discovered plant species in the Waterberg.
The Chalets and Eagle's Nest are situated on the ridge of the Mountain and within walking distance from the Parking Area and Main Lodge. The Sunrise and Safari Chalets can accommodates 2 guests in each and the Waterhole Chalet with two bedrooms can sleep 4 guests in . The Chalets have small kitchenettes with the necessary utensils and cookware and each have their own private deck and portable braai. Eagle's Nest sleep 6 guests in three bedrooms with private bathrooms. It has a large lounge, a fully-equipped open-plan kitchen and a private deck and braai.
All the units are designed with total glass frontage to take maximum advantage of the breathtaking views and sunrises. During your stay the chalets are not serviced, only the Main Lodge is serviced, except Sundays. The Main Lodge is open for use by all guests with a spacious lounge/dining area, open fire places inside, a large equipped kitchen with gas oven, two bar fridges and a microwave.
The only swimming pool is situated at the Main Lodge.
This peaceful haven is home to abundant and varied bird life, a must for the avid birder. Those interested in walking and hiking will enjoy tracking the game and identifying the wide variety of fauna and flora that occur here. Our inky black night skies are spectacular, to say the least, a perfect place for astronomy buffs.
There is no restaurant or shop on the property.
Guests must bring their own fire wood, charcoal and ice.
Strictly no pets are allowed.
The establishment is not wheelchair friendly.
- Swimming Pool
- Braai Area
- Kitchen Facilities
- No Smoking Indoors
- Self Catering
- Bird Watching
- Mountain Biking
- Horse Riding
- Secure Parking
- Covered Parking
Payments Accepted Onsite
- Electronic Bank Transfer
- The farm Kaalfontein, Vaalwater, 0530, Limpopo
- Guests think Moonriver Mountain Retreat is in an excellent location